Allied Warships


Submarine of the K (Katjusa) class

NavyThe Soviet Navy
ClassK (Katjusa) 
Built byA. Marti (Leningrad, U.S.S.R.) / Yard 194. 
Laid down26 Feb 1938 
Launched30 Jul 1939 
Commissioned17 Sep 1941 
End service 

Baltic fleet.

Stricken on 13 March 1975.


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Notable events involving K-51 include:

28 Nov 1944
K-51 sunk with gunfire the fishing boat Sollind (260 BRT) (1)

1 Dec 1944
K-51 sunk with gunfire the fishing boat Saar(235 BRT) (1)

12 Jan 1945
K-51 sunk with gunfire the Swedish fishing boat Ib(15tons) (1)

28 Jan 1945
K-51 torpedoed and sank the Danish merchant Viborg (2028 BRT) south of Bornholm in position 54°26'N, 16°20'E.


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